Bruichladdich Octomore 6.1

Octomore 6.1

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: Bruichladdich

Region: Islay

57% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

PPM: 167

Aged For: 5 years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon cask

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Strong costal peat, citrus, ginger, salmon sushi, salted pork, yeasty barley, slight vanilla

Mouthfeel: Bright, youthful, strong, and Oily

Palate/Taste: Vanilla, punch of peat, smoke, citrus, tar, brown sugar, smoked brisket.

Finish: Warm and lasting, smoke with brine and dirt. Citrus and ginger.

Thoughts: A real peat monster, and not something I’d recommend to the casual drinker

Score: 85/100

 

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